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The Buttermarket

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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Nok’s Grill evening

Visited last weekend with friends for the ticket only pop up Thai evening. Arrival at 7pm for a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Pop up Thai Evening

Oh my goodness, what an event, a fantastic evening of delicious authentic Thai food cooked at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amanda T
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The Buttermarket is Shropshire's largest multi-purpose entertainment venue. This iconic Grade 2 listed building has played host to some of the UK's biggest names including James Arthur, JLS, Billy Ocean, Shayne Ward, and Levellers.Boasting three...more
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The Buttermarket Howard Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2LF, England
+44 1743 281751
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last weekend with friends for the ticket only pop up Thai evening. Arrival at 7pm for a few drinks before being seated at 7.40pm. Tables were organised by the number of guests in your party, We bumped into old friends on arrival and requested...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness, what an event, a fantastic evening of delicious authentic Thai food cooked at the venue. 5 of us attended this evening with no expectation of what was to come, but hoping for a friendly and relaxed evening of good food and good...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing night once again!! Each year we return to the Buttermarket to hold our four graduation evenings in celebration of the successes of the young people participating in the NCS programme, and each year we are not disappointed! Grant and the team provide for...More

1  Thank ShrewsburyTownNCS
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife, Sandra and I had our wedding reception held there on the 17th of August. We were delighted with the outcome due to the level of service we received throughout the evening. The catering and bar staff were helpful and friendly plus the DJ...More

1  Thank Sandra P
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic venue for presentation night, extremely well organised including a buffet, stage lighting and screens were great, highly recommend if you are looking for a great atmosphere for all ages. Well done Grant, Claire and team.

1  Thank Sajerelli
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We recently had my sons 11th Birthday in the cellars at the buttermarket and have to say we could not of chosen a better venue. Grant/Clare and the team were fantastic at answering any questions we had and delivering any requests that we made. My...More

Thank littlesweetpeas2018
MartinMonahan, Manager at The Buttermarket, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

littlesweetpeas2018, Thanks so much for your lovely 5 star review. We're thrilled that Finley and his party guests has an amazing time with us and we look forward to welcoming you all back soon. Thanks again.

Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Grant and the Buttermarket team deliver nothing but excellent service and incredible atmospheres every visit. Drinks are a decent price(especially if you get there before midnight to take advantage of the ‘SKINT’ promotion) and the DJ’s are always epic! 3 floors to cater for every...More

1  Thank Cameron S
MartinMonahan, Manager at The Buttermarket, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Cameron S, Thanks for your excellent 5 star review! Great to see you all enjoying your night out with us, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Thanks again,

Reviewed June 7, 2018

Met up with Grant about 6 months ago to start planning our event in June, nothing was too much trouble for him, he took a lot of stress off my shoulders and made the whole planning process a pleasure! the night was incredible and has...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

14 of us visited the butter market on June 2nd for my husbands birthday . I had reserved seating for us and when we arrived it was so much better than expected. Grant looked after us and made sure our night was a good one...More

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MartinMonahan, Owner at The Buttermarket, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Chelseylime, Thanks for your lovely review and glowing recommendation, I’m thrilled our team looked after you on your visit and made you all feel like VIP’s! We look forward to seeing you all again soon. The Buttermarket.

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

I would like to thank Grant so much for his help on this evening. So kind! Not all disabilities are very visible and I could not have enjoyed From The Jam without Grant's help, you dont receive treatment like that in many places.

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Michelle P
July 11, 2018|
Response from MartinMonahan | Property representative |
Yes - short and trainers are acceptable for our under 18 events.
March 4, 2018|
Response from MartinMonahan | Property representative |
Yes - The Buttermarket welcomes all. There are specific concerts and events for under 18’s and over 18’s so please check the event listing and specific details on your ticket and booking confirmation.
James F
February 18, 2017|
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Response from MartinMonahan | Property representative |
Hi James! That sounds fine to us. As a general rule we say : No effort, No entry See you later.